Meet the Team

The Faces of Our Organization 
Board of Directors and Executive Committee

Since our founding in 2000, South Carolina District of Optimist International has developed and grown in a positive direction. We’re very proud of the diversity of our staff, and their abilities to contribute their own unique experience and skills to our success. Find out more about some of our team members below.


Lola Cumbo


Happy Young Man

Juliette Bennett

Governor- Elect

Woman Artist

Donna Keating



Meet the Team

The Faces of Our Organization

Lt. Governors 
Boardof Directors and Executive Committee

Male Portrait
Happy Young Man
Woman Artist
Young Woman with Curly Hair

Ashby Skinnell

Lt. Governor Zone One

Jay Downs

Lt. Governor Zone Two

Bobbie Rubinstein

Lt. Governor Zone Three

Jalier Freeman

Lt. Governor Zone Four